IAAF approves application of three Russians to compete as neutral athletesSport February 24, 1:43
US lawmakers present no evidence of Russia’s interference in US election - Russian MPRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:42
Russia to continue strengthen its Armed Forces - PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:37
4,000 Russian nationals fight among militants in Syria - PutinRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 21:31
Opposition’s demand of Assad’s immediate resignation absurd - Russian envoy to GenevaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 16:34
Moscow celebrates Defender of the Fatherland DaySociety & Culture February 23, 16:19
ISS astronauts capture Dragon with manipulatorScience & Space February 23, 14:36
Vitaly Churkin’s body delivered to RussiaRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 23, 12:30
Ukrainian military shell Donetsk water purification plantWorld February 23, 11:45
KIEV, 6 March. /TASS/. Speaker of Ukraine’s military operation in the country’s east Andriy Lysenko said on Friday the Ukrainian army has completed withdrawal of its Grad multiple rocket launch systems at a distance of more than 25 km from the conflict sides’ contact line in Donbas.
"Yesterday we completed with withdrawal of the Grad systems. Observers of the special monitoring mission of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) recorded the equipment pullout at a distance of more than 25 km," he told a briefing on Friday.
He also said no Ukrainian military were killed over the past day, only four soldiers were wounded.
Chief negotiator of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) in the Contact Group on the Ukrainian crisis settlement Pushilin said on March 3 that Kiev had promised to complete the withdrawal of heavy weapons from the contact line in the conflict zone in Donbas by March 7. "That’s important for us because we completed the withdrawal of weaponry ahead of schedule," he said.
Militia units of the LPR and DPR reportedly fully completed with pullout of heavy weaponry by March 1.